TommyDrums Tommaso Monopoli

Rome   Italy
Member since January 8, 2012

Collaborations: 23   Joined: 301   Tracks: 835



Born in Rome (Italy) in 1956, began to interested music in the first 70's,do the first steps studying drums, my first group was formed by me - drums,Umberto Fiorentino - guitar (now great protagonist of Italian jazz and not only),Riccardo del Fra, double bass (currently director of Jazz Department of the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris,France (CNSMDP)),Enrico Orsini - Trumpet and Adriano Mordenti - Tenor Sax.Then, the guitar for the "singer" .. typical of ... I subscribe (80's)to SIAE (Italian Copyright Office) and write a little bit of pop for almost italiangroup (Milk & Coffee and Santarosa).I now enjoy playing classic jazz and contemporary,my reference points are many, including: Keith Jarrett, John Scoffield, Pat Metheny .... and many Italian musicians like Enrico Rava, Paolo Fresu, Enrico Pieranunzi and others, as well as most traditional Davis, Coltrane, Shorter, Monk, J. Henderson and thousands of others. among my favorite modern drummers Jack De Johnette, Bill Stewart, Brian Blade, Steve Smith, Antonio Sanchez ........

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Love Love Now in your heart

Contemporary Jazz
4 Files, 7yr+12mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, TommyN

Scale Oblique

Smooth Jazz
21 Files, 7yr+12mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, FredEricksen + 2 more

April Blues

Trad Jazz
11 Files, 8yr+2mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, Janfat + 1 more

Who remains not forgets

Crossover Jazz
7 Files, 8yr+5mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, Janfat, davidw

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If You Could Believe (Jazz Duet)

3 Files, 1 year ago
Milo Milo, Danamid, gabrojazz + 7 more

If You Could Believe (Danna Sharp vocal)

10 Files, 1yr+1mo ago
Milo Milo, bassman78fr, davidw + 5 more

If You Could Believe (Patrick Van Keer vocal)

29 Files, 10mo+8dy ago
Milo Milo, bassman78fr, davidw + 5 more

Swing Bass - untitled song

Avant-Garde Jazz
9 Files, 1yr+6mo ago
MarkGuitarKC MarkGuitarKC, TommyDrums, DexLoga